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It is not clear whether fishing out so many larvae has depleted populations of wild shrimp. Still, in Central America, some commercial shrimp trawlers report that their catches declined noticeably when people began collecting larvae in large numbers from nearby estuaries. Although fishing for shrimp larvae provides much needed work for many locals, their fine-mesh nets harvest essentially everything in their path, and inadvertent taking, or “bycatch,” becomes a serious problem. The statistics are difficult to verify, but some workers believe that for every young shrimp snared in the wild, 100 other marine creatures will be killed.

So shrimp farmers would do well to pick suitable locations away from mangroves. And there are other simple changes that would help both the environment and the bottom line. For example, farm managers commonly broadcast large amounts of food over their ponds once or twice a day; however, many smaller feedings at more frequent intervals, combined with the use of feeding trays, would require less food and cause less waste. Improved feeds—formulations that use greater amounts of vegetable protein and less fish meal—are more digestible, appear to last longer in the water and also produce less waste.

Activity levels are indicated by a spectrum ranging from blue (low) through green to yellow and red (high). ing the depression-inducing effects of CRF and stress. In an exciting preliminary finding, Plotsky has observed that treatment with one of the selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (Paxil) returns CRF levels to normal, compensates for any gain in receptor sensitivity or number (as indicated by normal corticosterone production lower down in the axis) and normalizes behavior (for instance, the rats become less fearful).

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